In exactly 30 days, on January 13th and 14th, all eyes of track nation will be on just one meet, the VA Showcase. It will feature the greatest field of athletes ever assembled outside of the New Balance National Championship. This meet will feature athletes from New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, DC, Maryland, Florida, and even Jamaica!
This meet though will not only be about the elite talent. It will exemplify what track is about, inclusion. It will be a competitive and welcoming atmosphere for athletes of skill levels and be the ideal place to chase that personal best against equal competition. Not every athlete will make the invitational section but every athlete will want to be able to say they competed at the greatest meet ever in one month!
To kick-start the countdown and get you ready for four weeks of very in-depth previews of the VA Showcase, here are 30 reasons why this meet is going to be the biggest and best meet in the entire nation this year.